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|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Friends, Associates||Sojourner Truth|
|Friends, Associates||Isabella Ormston Ford|
|Friends, Associates||Frances E. W. Harper|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Elizabeth Barrett Browning||
Aurora Leigh was welcomed with enthusiasm by many female writers and feminists: it became a touchstone of Victorian feminist poetry for its unrivalled ambition and the scope of its achievement. One moving testimony to its...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Adrienne Rich|
Her time in the USA was largely spent fundraising: on 13 December 1887 she founded the Ramabai Association to fund the creation of a home that would educate young, high-caste widows in Bombay(now Mumbai)...
|Performance of text||Sojourner Truth||
At the national conference for women's rights in Worcester, Massachusetts (where Lucy Stone was present, though not Elizabeth Cady Stanton or Susan B. Anthony , ST gave one of the first of her well-known public addresses.
Painter, Nell Irvin. Sojourner Truth: A Life, A Symbol. W. W. Norton, 1996.
Dow, Bonnie J. “How the Battle of Memory Was Won”. Women’s Review of Books, No. 5, pp. 3 - 4.
|politics||Antoinette Brown Blackwell||
Considered to be conservative as a suffragist, though reformist in her views, ABB believed that religion had the potential to empower women and promote equality if the church allowed them into leadership roles. Radicals such...
|politics||Mary Ann Shadd Cary||
MASC , who had long been an advocate of women's rights and suffrage, became more actively involved in supporting these movements after the Civil War. In 1878 she was invited by Susan B. Anthony and...
|politics||Rebecca Harding Davis|
|politics||Harriet Beecher Stowe|
|Textual Production||Gertrude Stein|
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Gertrude Stein||
The opera dramatizes Susan B. Anthony 's unflinching struggle for women's suffrage in the United States and expresses GS 's high regard for women's courage. It also embodies her hostility towards male aggression and the...